International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Creative Problem Solving in Chemical Research Tanya Fogg   |   added on Apr 05, 2011    |    United States Chemists are expected to solve problems that involve obtaining new research ideas, improving processes and production in industry, or dealing with problems that arise during research. Too often, we apply a random process or follow the same way - and receive poor results. Dr. Bill Mattson, will engage you in an interactive pre
Topic: acs webinar, chemistry, problem solving, chemical research, chemical process, development, chemical production Audience: chemistry, scientist, bench chemist, researcher, student

On the relevance of chemistry & college open house event Katrien Verheyen   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Belgium During the open house day at the K.H.Kempen University College on May 8th, we have a central information stand about the relevance of chemistry for everyone's life.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry Audience: general public, secondary school students, tertiary education, school children

Workshop: Chemistry and patents - success for innovation Natasa Doslik   |   added on Mar 29, 2011    |    Germany The workshop on 29.04.2011 will cover topics including commercialisation of research, patenting, importance of searching prior art, and exploiting intellectual property, with particular reference to the field of chemistry.
Topic: workshops, chemistry, intellectual property, inventions, patents, technology transfer Audience: researchers in university and research centers, representative from industry, professionals, professors, students and other relevant entities, primarily those involved in chemistry.

In French ... "La chimie : notre vie, notre avenir! " Denis Bussieres   |   added on Mar 23, 2011    |    Canada From March 24 to 26, come visit us and experience fun chemistry at the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Regional Final in Chicoutimi. Un kiosque d'information et de démonstration dans le cadre de l'Expo-Sciences Régionale du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean à Saguenay du 24 au 26 mars 2011.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers

Ekotoxikologicke centrum Bratislava Martin Murin   |   added on Mar 22, 2011    |    Slovakia The main focus is consulting, training, laboratory and research work.
Topic: conferences, seminars, chemistry Audience: professional chemists, industrial chemists